Synonyms to preoccupying

obsessive, absorbing, all-encompassing, arresting, attractive, compelling, compulsive, consuming, controlling, dominating, driving, enchanting, engaging, engrossing, enthralling, fascinating, gripping, harassing, haunting, holding, hypnotic, impelling, indelible, magnetic, mesmeric, mesmerizing, nagging, obsessing, obsessional, passionate, persistent, possessing, recurrent, spellbinding, tormenting, unforgettable, unshakable, unshakeable, actuating, acute, animating, causal, causative, clamorous, coactive, compulsory, constraining, critical, crucial, crying, decretal, decretive, decretory, dictating, directive, exigent, high-pressure, high-priority, imperative, imperious, impulsive, inducive, insistent, instant, instructive, irresistible, jussive, mandating, motivating, motivational, motive, moving, obligating, peremptory, pivotal, preceptive, prescriptive, pressing, restraining, urgent, accordant, anal, automatic, blind, bourgeois, coercive, compell